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Coal-rich Hunter Valley ponders jobs future as Asian ...

The Hunter Valley is a region largely built on the backs of its coal miners, but many locals have passed the stage of climate change denial and are now actively preparing for life after coal.

Bowen Basin Hunter Valley Coal Mines BOHOGS –

Hunter Valley. The Hunter Valley coalfields contain larely thermal and soft coking coal. Mines near the eastern edge of the basin are spread along the Hunter Valley from Newcastle in the south to Muswellbrook in the north; many of these mines are open-cut. Further north mining also occurs at Yarrawonga near Gunnedah.

Hunter Valley Operations - Glencore

Hunter Valley Operations (HVO) is a large-scale open cut operation that produces some of the highest quality thermal and semi-soft metallurgical coal in the world. It is a joint venture between Yancoal (51%) and Glencore (49%) which is independently managed on behalf of the JV partners.

Essential Accurate Report Hunter Valley Coal Report

The Hunter Valley Coal Report has been servicing the domestic and international coal mining communities for over twenty five years, keeping readers in touch with the events which effect them directly: Mine expansions, new developments, production statistics, contract and shipping details, port conditions. The report provides accurate information ...

Bowen Basin Hunter Valley Coal Mines BOHOGS –

Hunter Valley. The Hunter Valley coalfields contain larely thermal and soft coking coal. Mines near the eastern edge of the basin are spread along the Hunter Valley from Newcastle in the south to Muswellbrook in the north; many of these mines are open

Essential Accurate Report Hunter Valley Coal Report

The Hunter Valley Coal Report has been servicing the domestic and international coal mining communities for over twenty five years, keeping readers in touch with the events which effect them directly: Mine expansions, new developments, production statistics,

Hunter Valley Operations - Yancoal - Coal Mining

Mining and production. Hunter Valley Operations (HVO) is a multi-pit open cut mine, using a dragline truck and shovel method. The operation's employees work in shifts to keep the mine operational 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Operations are centred in the Wittingham Coal Measures of the Hunter Coalfield, which is part of a Permian coal basin known as the Sydney basin.

Hunter Valley coal void moves closer to filling with ...

2 天前  Open-cut coal mining by Muswellbrook Coal began on its Upper Hunter site in 1944. Now owned by Idemitsu Australia Resources (IAR), it is next year scheduled to cease operations in their current form. Energy gen-tailer, AGL, and IAR today announced near completion of a preliminary study into the next phase of the pit’s life — as a pumped-hydro facility.

Coal mining in the Hunter Valley, New South Wales,

The coal mining industry has been the source of economic, industrial and community growth throughout the Hunter Valley. It has been the catalyst for the development of navigational and rail transportation in the Hunter and for the development of of the Newcastle Steel works.

Hunter Valley Coal, New South Wales, Australia EJAtlas

25-02-2019  These calls are not new in the Hunter Valley; however mobilisation against the coal industry is increasing due to the considerable expansion of coal production over the last decade, concern about health and environmental impacts including the contribution of coal consumption to climate change and proposals for at least 21 additional mines.

Hunter Valley to lose 35 coal mines by 2040: LTGA ...

Hunter Valley to lose 35 coal mines by 2040: LTGA THERE are 35 thermal coal mines in the greater Hunter region coal chain in New South Wales that, on paper, are expected to close over the next two decades, according to mining industry documents.

Glencore’s expansion of Hunter Valley coal ... -

The New South Wales’ Independent Planning Commission has approved an additional 2 million tonnes of coal to be extracted from Glencore’s (LON: GLEN) mine in the Hunter Valley.

Glendell Coal Mine Expansion, Upper Hunter Valley,

The Glendell open-pit coal mine that forms part of Glencore’s Mount Owen coal mining operations in Upper Hunter Valley, New South Wales, Australia, is proposed for expansion to more than double its annual production capacity while extending the mine life until 2044. Owned and managed by Glencore, the Mount Owen Complex comprises three open-cut ...

NSW urged to ban new coal mines in the Hunter Valley

23-02-2015  The Hunter Valley is now home to two thirds of NSW’s coal production, with 31 coal mines and five coal-fired power stations pumping out an estimated 145m tonnes of carbon dioxide a year.

Hunter Valley Coal Chain - Wikipedia

The Hunter Valley Coal Chain (HVCC) is the chain of coal delivery in New South Wales, Australia from (mainly open-cut) coal mines in the Hunter Region to the Port of Newcastle and domestic coal-fired power stations in the Hunter Valley. The HVCC essentially follows the path of the Hunter River travelling south-east from the mining areas in the Hunter Valley

Hunter Valley Operations - Yancoal - Coal Mining

Mining and production. Hunter Valley Operations (HVO) is a multi-pit open cut mine, using a dragline truck and shovel method. The operation's employees work in shifts to keep the mine operational 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Operations are centred in the Wittingham Coal Measures of the Hunter Coalfield, which is part of a Permian coal basin known as the Sydney basin.

Coal mining in the Hunter Valley - Coal and Community

Coal in the Hunter Valley is mainly from. the Permian period. The main elements in coal are: carbon. hydrogen. Oxygen. There are small amounts of sulphur and nitrogen in coal. The amount and combination of these elements in coal determine the amount of heat, pressure and water are in the coal.

Hunter Valley coal void moves closer to filling with ...

2 天前  Open-cut coal mining by Muswellbrook Coal began on its Upper Hunter site in 1944. Now owned by Idemitsu Australia Resources (IAR), it is next year scheduled to cease operations in their current form. Energy gen-tailer, AGL, and IAR today announced near completion of a preliminary study into the next phase of the pit’s life — as a pumped-hydro facility.

Coal mining in the Hunter Valley, New South Wales,

The coal mining industry has been the source of economic, industrial and community growth throughout the Hunter Valley. It has been the catalyst for the development of navigational and rail transportation in the Hunter and for the development of of the Newcastle Steel works.

Hunter Valley to lose 35 coal mines by 2040: LTGA ...

Hunter Valley to lose 35 coal mines by 2040: LTGA THERE are 35 thermal coal mines in the greater Hunter region coal chain in New South Wales that, on paper, are expected to close over the next two decades, according to mining industry documents.

Turnbull calls for halt on new coal mines, inquiry on ...

31-03-2021  Much of the Hunter Valley has become a ‘lunar landscape’ because of the extensive open-cut coal mining. Credit: Bloomberg

NSW drought: Hunter Valley coal mines could be man

Three pits in the Hunter Valley are ready to be turned into artificial lakes and, as more mining operations end over the next 10 to 20 years, more voids will become available.

Open-cut coal mining in Australia's Hunter Valley ...

10-09-2014  This article questions the sustainability of open-cut coal mining in the Hunter Valley region of Australia. The issue of sustainability is examined in relation to the economic, ecological and social implications of the Hunter Valley’s open-cut coal mining industry. The article demonstrates that critical social and ecological ramifications have been overshadowed by the open-cut coal mining ...

Coal Industry Centre and Mining Tours Australia

The Coal Industry Centre is centrally located in Singleton, right in the heart of the Hunter Valley coalfields region of NSW Australia. Visitors will experience the mining process, power generation and port loading facilities through models, static, audio-visual and interactive displays within the centre.

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